Management


Ian Higgins

Managing Director

  • More than 16 years with LCM, over 23 years experience in rare earth industry
  • Previously worked at Johnson Matthey Rare Earth Products
  • BSc in Chemistry & Geological Science, PhD in Engineering Ceramics

Chris Hall

Commercial & Technical Director

  • Since 2012 with LCM, has worked with rare-earth materials since the mid 1980’s
  • Previous experience as technical and IT manager with Johnson Matthey Rare Earth Products
  • Degree in materials science and technology, postgraduate qualification in Business Studies

Kagya Nyanin

Technical Manager

  • Since 2016 with LCM
  • Highly competent and experienced metallurgist with 9 years in technical roles at Tata Steel
  • BSC in Metallurgical Engineering and MRes in Materials Engineering

Bridget Bonehill

Finance & HR Manager

  • Since 2013 with LCM
  • 10 years of experience as a financial controller with various companies
  • Graduated from Congleton County Grammar School

Aaron Riley

Operations Manager

  • Since 2011 with LCM
  • 9 years of experience as production and operations manager with various companies
  • Master of Engineering (MEng), Mechanical and Manufacturing